Contact person: Legal Consulting
Guido Koch
Dipl.-Kaufmann (certified business accountant/MBA equivalent)
Tax Consultant
Chartered Accountant
  • Position

With Schultze & Braun since 2011.
Head of the Business Consulting unit at Schultze & Braun GmbH Steuerberatungsgesellschaft Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft.

  • Main focus

Many years' managerial experience as a restructuring and insolvency advisor.
Creation and assessment of restructuring reports and business plans.
Drafting and monitoring of insolvency plans and out-of-court settlements.
Many years' experience in corporate and project finance.
Structuring and supervision of the funding of major financing projects, in particular those involving the use of public funds.
Specialist knowledge of the funding instruments used in the new German federal states and the related state aid issues.

  • Professional career

1990: Graduated with an MBA from the Berlin Institute of Technology
1995: Appointed as a Tax Consultant (1995) and Auditor (1997)
1990-2011: PwC
- 1990-1998: Carried out annual audits and monitored state guarantees for the federal states of Berlin and Brandenburg
1998: PwC Birmingham (UK) in the Insolvency Administration and Restructuring Consulting department
1999: Insolvency administration/restructuring consulting at PwC's former subsidiary Schultze & Braun in Leipzig/Achern
2000-2003: Head of the Restructuring and Insolvency Consulting team in the Berlin office
2003: Management of a team for the application and monitoring of parallel federal and state guarantees in Berlin
2009-2010 Assessment of restructuring concepts submitted to the federal government during the economic and financial crisis ("Germany Fund")
Since June 2011: Schultze & Braun GmbH Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft.

  • Publication

Co-author of Gottwald (publ.), Insolvenzrechts-Handbuch, 5. Auflage 2015, C.H. Beck Verlag.
Co-author of Braun (publ.), Insolvency and Restructuring in Germany - Yearbook 2014, Francfort/Main 2014.
Co-author of Braun (publ.), Insolvabilité et restructuration en Allemagne - Annuaire 2014, Francfort/Main 2013.
Co-author of Braun (publ.), Insolvenzrecht und Unternehmenssanierung - Jahrbuch 2014, Frankfurt 2013.
Co-author of Financial Gates (publ.), Jahrbuch 2012 Restrukturierung (Yearbook 2012 Restructuring), subject: Vom faulen Kredit zum Solitaire, 18-20, Frankfurt/Main 2012.
Co-Author of Thierhoff/Müller/Illy/Liebscher (editor), Unternehmenssanierung (Restructuring), Essai: Öffentliche Finanzierungshilfen im Rahmen von Unternehmenssanierungen (Public financial support in the context of restructuring), C.F. Müller Verlag 2011.

Memberships
Institute of Chartered Auditors in Germany (IDW).
Wirtschaftsforum Brandenburg.
Languages
German, English
Contact
You can contact us via our Contact form or compose an email to Guido Koch via ed.arbuhcs@hcoKG.